PROFILE

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University Rank

Assistant Professor 2

 

Contact Information

Agricultural and Bio-Process Division

Institute of Agricultural Engineering

College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology

University of the Philippines Los Baños

College, 4031 Laguna

T/F: +63495363291

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Education

YEAR DEGREE UNIVERSITY
2011 MSAE University of the Philippines Los Baños
2005 BSAE University of the Philippines Los Baños

 

Research Interests

Nanomaterials

Nanofluids

Heat Transfer Systems

Materials Engineering

Food Processing

 

Unpublished Papers

(Google Scholar Page)

Ignacio, M.C.C.D. Thermophyiscal Properties of Nanosilica-in-Fluid Dispersion (Nanofluid) Derived from Rice Hull Ash, UPLB, Los Baños, October 2011 (under review)

Dungca-Ignacio, M.C.C.R., P.M.O. Tarnate and G.M.M. Anit , Lecture Syllabus for ENSC 18. UPLB Centennial Faculty Grant 2010.

Tarnate, P.M.O., M.C.C.R. Dungca-Ignacio and G.M.A. Anit, Laboratory Manual in ENSC 18. UPLB Centennial Faculty Grant 2010.

Dungca, M.C.C.R. Processing of Garlic Powder Using Ilocos and China Variety. UPLB, Los Baños, October 2004.

 

Awards

2010 CEAT Outstanding Junior Faculty

1st Place Best Paper (Postharvest and Material Science Category) in the PSAE 62th National Convention last April 23-27, 2012. Thermophysical Properties of Nanosilica-in-Fluid Dispersion (Nanofluids) Derived from Rice Hull Ash

 

Courses Taught

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
ENSC 1 Introduction to Engineering
ENSC 10a Engineering Graphics 1
ENSC 10b Engineering Graphics II (AutoCAD)
ENSC 14 Basic Thermodynamics
ENSC 14a Engineering Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer
ENSC 15 Fundamentals of Heat Transfer
ENSC 18 Materials of Engineering
ENSC 21 Mathematical Methods in Engineering
ENSC 90 Engineering Ethics

 

Organization/Affiliation

Member, Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers

Member, the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

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Education

Research Interests

Recent Publications

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University Rank

Professor 7

 

Contact Information

Dean's Office

College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology

EE 201, Electrical Engineering Building, Pili Drive, UPLB

T: +63495362873, +63495364728

F: +63495362873

Agricultural and Bio-Process Division

Institute of Agricultural Engineering

College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology

University of the Philippines Los Baños

College, 4031 Laguna

T/F: +63495360250

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Education

YEAR DEGREE UNIVERSITY
1992 PhD Mechanical Engineering Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada
1988 MS Energy Engineering University of the Philippines Diliman
1985 BS Agricultural Engineering (Cum Laude) University of the Philippines Los Baños

 

Research Interests

Agricultural Processing

Biomass Energy

Numerical Simulation

 

Recent Publications

(Google Scholar Page)

Elepaño,A.R.; D.B. de Padua; C.B. Quicoy; A.R. Chupungco & J.M. Yorobe Jr.  (2012)  “Institutional Partnership for Dryers and Other Post-harvest Facilities.  Partnership for Food Security”, ed. A.C. Rola; J.E. Hernandez; J.R. Medina; M.M. Paunlagui & L.R.I. Velasco.   DA-BAR and UPLB.  Chap. 8, pp. 127-142.

Baradi, M.A.U. & A.R. Elepaño.  (2012)  “Aroma Loss in Rice as Affected by Different Conditions during Postharvest Operations.”  The Philippine Agricultural Scientist.  Vol. 95, No. 3, pp. 260-266.

Malilay, I.X.R.; K.F. Yaptenco; A.R. Elepaño & E.V. Casas. (2011) “Gas Transmission Rates of Unperforated and Perforated Polyethylene Films for Modified Atmosphere Packaging Applications.” Philippine Journal of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. Vol IX.

Lantican,F.A;  A.R. Elepaño & K.P. Quilloy. (2011)  “Policy Issues and Strategic Directions for Improving the Grains Supply Chain.”  UPLB-CEM Policy Paper Series No. 7. University of the Philippines Los Banos College of Economics and Management. 67 pp.

Del Rosario, E.E., R.F. Rañola Jr., R.B. Demafelis, A.R. Elepaño & B.G. Bataller.  (2010)  “Feasibility of Producing Bioethanol from Cassava Feedstock in the Philippines.”  Philippine Journal of Crop Science., Vol 35, No. 3, pp. 9-21.

Elepaño, A.R. (2010) The Philippine Rice Postproduction Consortium Programs.  A plenary paper presented at the Annual National Convention of the Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers.  Benguet State University. April 21-23, 2010.

 

Courses Taught

 

Undergraduate Courses  

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
AENG 30 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

 

Graduate Courses 

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
AENG 203 Heat, Mass and Momentum Transport
AENG 205 Numerical Methods in Thermo-Fluids Engineering
AENG 225 Advanced Heat Transfer
AENG 226 Convective Heat Transfer
AENG 238 Advanced Dehydration and Drying
AENG 290 Special Problems

 

Organization/Affiliation

Association of Agricultural Engineering Department Heads of Higher Education Institute in the Philippines (President  2010)

Continuing Professional Education Council for Agricultural Engineers, Professional Regulation Commission (Member 2010)

College Country Club (President 2010-2011, member since 1994)

UP SAGES Alumni Association Inc. (President 2010-2011)

UPLB-CEAT Alumni Association Inc. (Member since 1985;  Vice President, 1994-95)

Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (National Auditor & Member of the Board, 1993-94; Regional VP, 1993-94; Regional PRO, 1992-93; Regional President, 1995-96; Member since 1986)

Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society of Agriculture (Member since 1985)

 


 

 

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